29 October 2020 the 6th ANNUAL EFILA LECTURE was delivered by: 

Prof. Loukas Mistelis (Clive M Schmitthoff Professor of Transnational Commercial Law and Arbitration, Queen Mary University of London).

The title of his Lecture was:

“Investors’ Perceptions of ISDS – A Moral Philosophy Approach to ISDS”


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17.00 – 17.15  Welcome address by Prof. Nikos Lavranos, Secretary General of EFILA

17.15 – 18.00  Annual Lecture by Prof. Loukas Mistelis (Queen Mary University of London)

18.00 – 18:45  Moderator: Mrs Laura Halonen (Wagner Arbitration)

Panel discussion and Q&A with:

  • Mrs. Nynke M. Hupkens-Sipma (Director Legal Affairs, Achmea)
  • Mr Victor Orellana Martinelli (Upstream International Negotiator Attorney, Total, S.E.)
  • Mr Tom Sikora (Corporate Counsel International Arbitration Group (CCIAG)


Download the QMU & CCIAG 2020 International Arbitration Survey: Investor-State Dispute Settlement (ISDS)here.


Download the Flyer EFILA Lecture 2020 23-10-2020b






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